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2015 Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival

Fort Walton Beach Pirate Festival

The dastardly Billy Bowlegs has been seen off t’shores of T’Emerald Coast and rumor is that he'll be plannin’ to dock his ship once t’again at The Fort Walton Beach Landing!. This long-running Fort Walton Beach tradition is in its 60th year, and brings a full weekend of nautical fun to the Landing. Watch Capt. Billy and his Krewe invade the city, while the FWB mayor works hard to protect his fair city and citizens. There’s entertainment, grog and grub aplenty for sailors and landlubbers alike. 

There's plenty for the little scallywags to do, with the kids' area sponsored by PMIPEO Employee Leasing featuring a Rock Climb/Slide Obstacle Course, Euro-Bungee, the Dream Players Theater Group with pirate skits and storytelling, Space Walk of Fort Walton, and a 20' by 30' Misting Tent.

The Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber o’ Merchants welcomes landlubbers and swabbys of all ages t’dis jolly family event.

Thursday, June 4th - Pirate Pub Crawl and Festival
Friday, June 5th – Festival and Fireworks
Saturday, June 6th – Festival
Monday, June 8th – Torchlight Parade

As you wander the Pirates Village, enjoying all sorts of grub and grog, be sure to check out the mercantile with glass art, clothing, jewelry, trinkets and more! But keep your eye out for the scallywags wandering about!

Food vendors with everything from ice cream to seafood, to skewered meats and more will fill the air with wonderful aromas and fill your bellies with happiness.

Save the Date: Jun 4th to the 8th
Location: 139 Brooks St. SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Telephone: 850-244-8191

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